New Zealand Certificate in English Language (level 5)
Further Study and Career Opportunities
The New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 5) has two pathways, the first is the Academic pathway into higher academic study such as Nursing, or postgraduate programmes. The second is the Professional pathway which aims to support entry into professional positions in employment.
To be eligible for this programme, candidates must be 16 years or older, have achieved NZCEL Level 4 and/or have achieved a score of IELTS (Academic) 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in writing, or equivalent. Candidates must take part in a selection interview and may be required to take a Placement Test to determine their current English language level and learning goals.
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A range of Study Grants may be available for those domestic students learning English as a second language. For more information go to www.wintec.ac.nz/scholarships.